Tools of the Trade – Slack

What is Slack? Slack is a business communication tool. Here is a summary of what it offers:
  • Channels - These are group chats that can be public (i.e. for everyone automatically) or private (i.e. the team members need to be invited to join).
  • Direct Messages - Send a message to a team member (i.e. like any other Discord, Skype, ICQ, MSN Messanger, .... messaging service).
  • VOIP Calls - connect with a team member or group of team members (voice a...
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Tools of the Trade – VisualSVN and TortoiseSVN

What is VisualSVN?

VisualSVN (https://www.visualsvn.com/) is an easy to install visual tool for installing and managing a Subversion server. Subversion (SVN) is an open sourceĀ version control system (VCS). A VCS manages files and directories, and the changes made to them, over time. This allows you to recover older versions of your data or examine the history of how your data changed. Subversion is a general system tha...
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